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U.S. Donald Trump to restrict Cuba travel and trade in latest Obama rollback
Author: 0 Donald Trump to restrict Cuba travel and trade in latest Obama rollback

Donald Trump is expected to announce a shift in his administration's relationship with Cuba tomorrow and tighten restrictions on travel and trade that were loosened under Barack Obama , a congressional source told NPR . The agriculture sector has long advocated an end to the trade embargo with Cuba in place since Fidel Castro consolidated power in the early 1960s. The review included several interested parties including the Treasury Department, the State Department, the Department of ...

U.S. Bill Cosby back in court for jury deliberations
Author: 0 Bill Cosby back in court for jury deliberations

After more than 16 hours of deliberations, a jury weighing the fate of entertainer Bill Cosby still had not reached a verdict Tuesday at his sexual assault trial in Montgomery County Court. While Cosby's wife of 53 years, Camille, has stood by him, she appeared in court just once, on Monday. As jurors deliberated three aggravated sexual assault charges against Cosby, his publicist Andrew Wyatt read aloud a statement by Marguerite Jackson, a student adviser at Temple University who worked ...

U.S. Sessions to testify publicly before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday
Author: 0 Sessions to testify publicly before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is preparing for sharp questions from his former Senate colleagues about his role in the firing of James Comey , his Russian contacts during the campaign and his decision to recuse himself from an investigation into possible ties between Moscow and associates of President Donald Trump .

U.S. Geese dump droppings on Disneyland guests, hitting 17 people
Author: 0 Geese dump droppings on Disneyland guests, hitting 17 people

CBS LA reported , Hazmat responded to the scene after it was initially believed to be human feces. The victims (six children and 11 adults) were standing near Sleeping Beauty's castle when the attack flock passed overhead. Anaheim PD shared that all guests are happy and healthy. In another tweet, the Anaheim Fire Department tweeted there were "No injuries and no transports".

U.S. Toddlers die after being left in hot vehicle for 14 hours
Author: 0 Toddlers die after being left in hot vehicle for 14 hours

A joint investigation between the Kerrville Police Department , Texas Rangers , Child Protective Services and the Kerr County Sheriff's Office began on June 8, Hierholzer said. Hierholzer told CNN affiliate KABB . Another pair of young children - a 2-year-old girl and a 16-month-old boy - died May 26 in Parker County, west of Fort Worth, in what appeared to be a hot auto incident.

U.S. Man accused of killing girl found in Centralia garage speaks out
Author: 0 Man accused of killing girl found in Centralia garage speaks out

The dead child was found in the detached garage of a dilapidated, boarded-up home in Centreville, an impoverished community just across the Mississippi River from St. Prostitution-related charges have been filed in Las Vegas against a man jailed after his wife reported that he killed their then-6-year-old daughter in 2013 and hid the body in IL.

Author: 0 Vladimir Putin hits back about claims over Donald Trump and US election

But other reviewers were less than impressed, with much of the criticism hinging on the questions Kelly did not ask, and the answers she failed to elicit from Putin. "There weren't even any reports". But, I repeat, we don't even have to do that. "There wasn't any kind of discussion about sanctions or anything else".

U.S. Scattered showers for Saturday
Author: 0 Scattered showers for Saturday

By Monday and Tuesday next week, rain chances go back to 60% Monday and 40% Tuesday with scattered thunderstorms. Expect a mostly cloudy sky with highs in the upper 80s Sunday . These will be hit or miss and fast-moving, so if you have any outdoor plans for the afternoon and evening, just be mindful that we could be dodging a few raindrops.

Author: 0 Merkel: US relations important, but must also look elsewhere

Gabriel's comments come after German Chancellor Angela Merkel highlighted the dip in transatlantic relations on Sunday. Modi and Chancellor Merkel will also hold a meeting with senior business leaders before inaugurating the Indo-German Business Summit 2017 later today.

Author: 0 Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Rice shooting

The officers weren't charged criminally, but Tamir's mother settled a federal civil rights lawsuit with the city for $ 6 million . Williams said Loehmann, who shot Rice, has been fired, not for the shooting but for inaccurate details on his job application.

Author: 0 Fresh from his travels, Donald Trump rails on Twitter about 'fake news'

Kelly confirmed his position, then invoked the idea that Russian Federation would be communicating with the White House. 1 interest, really, is the nation. I mean, multiple ways to communicate back and forth is a good thing with any country, I think, and particularly a country like Russian Federation, so it doesn't bother me.

Author: 0 President Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

Kelly led the U.S. Southern Command and lost his son, Robert Kelly, who stepped on a land mine while on a Marine patrol in Afghanistan in November 2010. Trump said. The event was also attended by Vice President Mike Pence, Defense Secretary James Mattis, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen.

U.S. Florida beats Stanford 4-1 for women's NCAA tennis title
Author: 0 Florida beats Stanford 4-1 for women's NCAA tennis title

Florida captured the seventh national title in school history, while the sixth-seeded Cardinal was denied its 19th championship. Tied 6-6, the two duos went to a tiebreaker until Virginia clinched a close 7 (5)-6 set, giving the defending NCAA champions the 1-0 match lead.

Author: 0 Trump meets Pope Francis at Vatican

Pope Francis also gave Trump this year's "message of peace" with a personalized inscription he had written. Afterwards, the Trumps were given a private tour of the Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Basilica. The president signed a $ 110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia, opened a center for "combatting extremism" in the Middle East and met with several world and interfaith leaders from each of the major religions-Islam, Judaism and Christianity.

Author: 0 A big week for European golf, but baby steps to narrow gap

The Savannah Golf Championship, which will be contested at Deer Creek Golf Course at The Landings Club in Savannah, will be held the week of March 26 - April 1, 2018, with 156 players competing for a $550,000 purse . Open, it's not a fair fight. Poulter's season has been transformed by his performance at the Players Championship , where he finished second and thus secured his playing privileges for the rest of the season and into next year.He admitted that his play at Sawgrass had been a ...

U.S. Northwestern grad Cole Miller wins NCAA golf regional for Penn State
Author: 0 Northwestern grad Cole Miller wins NCAA golf regional for Penn State

Emilee Hoffman had the best round of the day for Texas, firing a 4-over-par 76 to tie for 13th. Seiple finished 4-over on the tournament and tied for 25th. His 67 paced the Rebels and helped secure a top-five finish at the NCAA Austin Regional. It's the 10th straight year the Illini will compete at the NCAA Championships.

U.S. Biden on Clinton: 'I never thought she was a great candidate'
Author: 0 Biden on Clinton: 'I never thought she was a great candidate'

CNN's report states that Biden said " Hillary would have been a really good president " during the conference. Biden, who by the next Presidential election be almost 78 years old, emphasized that his focus right now is on "putting his family back together" after he lost his son Beau to brain cancer in 2016.

U.S. Four of the Duggar sisters are suing for a breach in privacy
Author: 0 Four of the Duggar sisters are suing for a breach in privacy

They say that under Arkansas law, information collected involving minors is not subject to disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act. Four relatives tied to a sexual-abuse investigation into Josh Duggar are suing authorities in Arkansas as well as a magazine publisher, claiming that they improperly released sensitive information.

U.S. Deputy fatally shot en route to double-murder scene
Author: 0 Deputy fatally shot en route to double-murder scene

KATV broadcast an interview Thursday that it said was with the suspect's father, James Bowden Sr.in which he says the incident stemmed from an argument his son had with his girlfriend. It's just the usual small-town stuff. Gov. Asa Hutchinson said in a news release Thursday that he sends his deepest sympathies to Mainhart's family.

U.S. Twitter Changed Their Privacy Policy, So Update Your Settings
Author: 0 Twitter Changed Their Privacy Policy, So Update Your Settings

If you understand this is the case then there is likely no problem and you have the option to ignore the ads that get placed in your timeline as you use the product. Twitter has discontinued support of the Do Not Track browser preference. Along with being able to view or modify that data, users can request a list of advertisers that have targeted them.

U.S. Controversial Milwaukee sheriff takes job with Homeland Security
Author: 0 Controversial Milwaukee sheriff takes job with Homeland Security

Those problems were highlighted last month during an inquest into the April 2016 death of Thomas, who went seven days without water because of blunders by jail staff. During one of those clashes in 2013, Clarke insulted Abele saying he had "penis envy". An immigrant-advocacy group, Voces de la Frontera, expressed concern about the sheriff's announcement, calling him "unfit for any office" in a statement.

U.S. Cancels John Cornyn Commencement Address
Author: 0 Cancels John Cornyn Commencement Address

Bush and U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Austin, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee who toyed with running against Sen. "As you know, he was a Texas Supreme Court Justice, he was the Texas Attorney General, and to my mind, that makes him more than qualified for any law enforcement related position", said Ratcliffe.

U.S. Gingrich's Wife to Be Named Ambassador to Vatican
Author: 0 Gingrich's Wife to Be Named Ambassador to Vatican

A formal announcement of Gingrich's nomination is likely to come this week, the White House official told The Post. "'Single-payer, I think we should have that debate as a nation, ' Bertolini said in a video tape of his remarks provided to Vox by an attendee at the meeting".

U.S. DeVos booed speaking at historically black university
Author: 0 DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

There was no chance that was going to happen in 2017. "I want to reaffirm this administration's commitment to and support for HBCUs and the students they serve", DeVos said. Marissa Pantore, a graduating senior at B-CU, she said she'll be sitting out Wednesday's commencement ceremony. Petitions to stop DeVos from giving a commencement address at Bethune-Cookman began circulating as soon as her appearance was announced , and gained over 50,000 signatures .

U.S. Man suspected of shooting 3 dead, including deputy, surrenders in rural Arkansas
Author: 0 Man suspected of shooting 3 dead, including deputy, surrenders in rural Arkansas

A Yell County (AR) deputy was among three people who were killed in a Yell County shooting on Thursday morning. Mainhart was on his way to a call about a disturbance, police said. At this time, the Arkansas State Police are still believed to be negotiating with the suspect, who they say was located several hours ago. During the course of the traffic stop the deputy was fatally wounded.

Author: 0 Budget not a down-payment on new border wall

We.either elect more Republican Senators in 2018 or change the rules now to 51 %. Mulvaney also defended the president's tweeted prescription for a shutdown in the next round of spending negotiations in September, saying "I think the president's tweet was that we might need a shutdown at some point to drive home that this place, that Washington needs to be fixed".

Author: 0 Northwest Lawmakers React To Health Care Bill Withdrawal

President Trump said he expects Obamacare to explode this year with higher premiums and deductibles. Welch pointed to a report from the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office that estimates that 24 million individuals will lose their coverage over the next 10 years if the GOP bill becomes law.

Author: 0 East Region: No. 3 Baylor vs. No. 7 SC

We didn't settle for just regular shots", Wallace said. Each of the last three seasons ended with a loss in the Elite Eight - all of those spanning Davis' career so far. "But we'll compete", Mulkey said. But we'll compete. I think we have a size advantage, but really what does that mean at this level? "If you can play, you can play".

Author: 0 Meals On Wheels Could Soon Face Funding Crisis

The local service provider serves one million meals a year in Tarrant County and 3,500 meals every weekday, according to spokesman Keith Harrison. " Some of the stories are just either grossly wrong or almost grossly wrong, all the stories about how we cut Meals on Wheels ", Mick Mulvaney , director of the Office of Management and Budget , said on NBC's Meet the PressSunday.

U.S. More Republicans back healthcare bill after 'certain changes'
Author: 0 More Republicans back healthcare bill after 'certain changes'

The movement has given House Republican leadership a shot of confidence, scheduling a vote on the bill before the full House next Thursday. GOP opponents from the right and center are already hardening their positions against the Trump-backed legislation.

U.S. Notre Dame Basketball: Irish Barely Escaped Princeton
Author: 0 Notre Dame Basketball: Irish Barely Escaped Princeton

Irish head coach Mike Brey told reporters that he prepared two speeches on the bus ride over to KeyBank Arena: one if Notre dame won, and another if Notre Dame lost. The slipper didn't fit for the Princeton Tigers . "In a situation like that, you're trying to do everything you can to claw back". The first Ivy League tournament was madness for Steven Cook.

U.S. Inside the matchup: SC vs Marquette
Author: 0 Inside the matchup: SC vs Marquette

Coates was expected to be a major part of whatever success the Gamecocks have in the tournament. Frank Martin's experience in big games (he led K-State to the Elite Eight in 2010) comes through, and the Gamecocks earn their first NCAA win since the '70s.

U.S. Trump Now Beating Clinton in New National Poll
Author: 0 Trump Now Beating Clinton in New National Poll

So far this year, an average of recent Post-ABC polls shows Hillary Clinton leading Trump by 70 percent to 25 percent among Hispanic voters - similar to Obama's margin over Romney. Trump visited the damage, donated much-needed supplies, and helped unload the supplies to the people in need. The Clinton campaign is responsible for nearly two-thirds of pro-Clinton spending on the airwaves, while Trump's campaign is responsible for not even one-third of pro-Trump television ad ...

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